January 03, 2014

My Favorite Things Stamps...Color Palette Challenge # 1...Hello!

Hello Stampin' friends! Did you see the exciting news on the MFT blog?! My Favorite Things has started a NEW monthly challenge, the Color Palette Challenge. Well, I couldn't wait to make a card with this month's color Palette...MFTCPC1!

This month we're to use the Classic MFT color palette...Pink Lemonade, 
Black Licorice and Sweet Tooth.

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I made my card-base 5.5X5.5 from Black Licorice Heavyweight Card Stock and matted with MFT Pink Lemonaide and Sweet Tooth Heavyweight Card Stock. I dug through my pattern paper and found these pretty Carta Bella 6x6 Papers called Paris Girl...they were perfect!

  I inked up the sweet NEW Wendy Burns - Best Friends girl and coloured her up with my Copics. I cut the image out with my Pierced Oval STAX and matted with the OVAL STAX 1 and 2. I left the image in the Pierced Oval STAX die-namics and inked with Spun Sugar Distress ink. I also used the Monarch Border from Blueprints 5

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I made pretty little flowers with the flower die-namics from Blueprints 3 and added Black Licorice open leaves cut with NEW Layered Leaves Die-namics. I stamped a sentiment from the WBD - Best Friends Stamp set with Pink Lemonade Premium Dye Ink on Sweet Tooth Heavyweight Card Stock cut with the tag from Blueprints 2.
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Here is the inside...I used the Square STAX and Pierced Square STAX, more flowers from Blueprints 3 and used the stitched sentiment strips from Blueprints 2 cut from Pink Lemonade Heavyweight Card Stock and stamped the sentiment from the Wendy Burns Designs - Stylish Friends Stamp set in Steel Grey Premium Dye Ink.

Well, thanks SO much for popping by and having a little look at my card for this month's My Favorite Things Stamps Color Palette Challenge # 1...Black Licorice, Pink Lemonade and Sweet Tooth!



Joey said...

Tara this is stunning, beautiful design. Joey xx

Anonymous said...

Soooooooo gorgeous, Tara!!! This is a winner on every level !!!
Aren't the Wendy Burns images the absolute cutest!!! I was over the moon when MFT added them to the lineup !!! :) :)

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Inge Groot said...

Stunning card Tara, love the combination of all the Die-namics you've used... so pretty and very inspiring!!!

Tracey said...

WOW!! This is just stunning Tara!!! xx

JoAnn said...

Wow, Tara, this is gorgeous. Love all the layers, flowers and design. Of course I love the color combo too. Thanks for the inspriation.

Heather Jensen said...

OMGoodness! I love her! I feel like I say that about all of your cards. LOL Don't you love the new color challenge?

Riet said...

What a beautiful card.

Hugs Riet.xx

jan farnworth said...

your card is so stunning that i am casing it for the challenge. thanks for inspiring me and makeing my wish list grow i need those stax leaves now.

Lyn said...

Wowser this card is so so beautiful love every aspect of it

Laureen said...

You ROCKED again! Beautiful cards! Just love all of the layers you did! Lovely colours!

Alina said...

absolutely beautiful card, Tara!

CraftyMomOf3 said...

Hi Tara!! Happy New Year friend!! This creation, as always, is so darling and so full of all of your amazing layers and touches!! I totally covet your layering abilities!! Gorgeous creation as always!!! I love your coloring and those beautiful open leaves on the interior of the card!!

Crafty Hugs!

Jodi Collins said...

This is TOTALLY gorgeous my friend! LOVE all the layers, your coloring (of course) and the fabulous layout! LOVE!!

Unknown said...

Absolutely perfect, Tara!!! Love her dressed in neutrals! Great idea!

Kim O'Connell said...

Ooh la la! She's so chic! She looks like she just walked off the streets of Paris! <3


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